|Publication or Company
||Senior Assessment Editor - ELA
||Internet/Online/New Media, Teaching/Academia
||401K/403B, Dental, Health
||New York, NY
||Edgenuity seeks an ELA editor for our 612 assessment team. The Senior Assessment Editor is responsible for development of high quality assessment items that address concepts and skills covered in online lessons. Day to day, the Senior Editor manages item development projects for middle school and high school students, ensuring that all items are aligned to key state standards and Common Core State Standards. The Senior Assessment Editor should have content expertise in the subject area, understand best teaching practices, and be familiar with the latest trends and research in assessment.
Build and implement assessment development schedules to meet product development deadlines.
Create test development blueprint matrices based on state standards alignments and course objectives.
Collaborate with and provide training for content development vendors and freelancers in the creation of web-based assessments for grades 612.
Write, review, and edit content for adherence to Edgenuity assessment guidelines and best practices in assessment writing.
Collaborate with cross-functional teams in the development of assessment items for online courses and customizations.
Work collaboratively with subject matter experts and editorial staff to deliver assessments on time and within budget.
Track development of assessments through all phases of the editorial process.
Maintain awareness of current trends and research in educational assessment.
Assure continuity of instruction and pedagogy in all assessments across the Edgenuity platform.
Maintain awareness of new and emerging technologies to support instruction and the potential impact on Edgenuity assessment model.
Bachelor's degree in related education field (Master's degree in subject area, education, or a related field preferred)
Middle School or High-School teaching experience in English Language Arts area (at least 2 years)
Editorial and/or curriculum development experience (4+ years); focus on English Language Arts assessment preferred
Project management skills and experience managing assessment item development
Knowledge of practice skills and strategies to teach and assess English Language Arts
Understanding of the application of Blooms Taxonomy and Webbs Depth of Knowledge to determine cognitive complexity of assessment items
Strong organization skills and ability to meet tight deadlines
Proficiency with the use of assessment development tools; experience using ExamView preferred
Demonstrated proficiency using MS Office software applications (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
Familiarity with Common Core State Standards
Excellent attention to detail while keeping in mind larger goals
Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
Willingness to provide critical feedback
Creative thinking, flexibility, and resourcefulness
Desire and ability to learn new technology and processes quickly
Comfort with working in a deadline-oriented, fast-paced, and collaborative environment
|About Our Company
||Edgenuity (formerly E2020, Inc) provides engaging online education solutions that propel success for every student, empower every teacher to deliver more effective instruction, and enable schools and districts to meet their academic goals. Edgenuity delivers a range of core, elective, and career and technical education courses aligned to the rigor and high expectations of state and Common Core standards and designed to inspire life-long learning. Fully flexible for use in any online or blended learning model, Edgenuity supports an environment that promotes personalized learning. With 185 semester-long courses and growing, Edgenuity has driven outcomes for 1 million students in schools and districts across the country. For more information [and to see Edgenuity in action] visit www.Edgenuity.com.